Understanding the impact of combined TB and HIV diagnosis in diverse epidemics

Location

Canada, Canada

Dates

10/01/2012 - 03/01/2016

PI

David Dowdy, MD, PhD

We are developing models to understand the overlap of TB and HIV in three epidemiologically distinct settings (Canada, India, and Uganda), including the potential role of different combined diagnostic strategies, given the different breakdown of populations at high TB risk, high HIV risk, and high combined TB/HIV risk.

Projects

Understanding and Improving the Effectiveness...

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TB Modeling and Analysis Consortium

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mHealth for improved TB contact investigation...

This multicenter randomized study is evaluating the implementation, effectiveness, cost-effectiveness, and population-level...

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Modeling the impact of spatially targeted TB...

We have developed transmission models to understand the impact of TB vaccination strategies that target hotspots of...

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